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PostPosted: Tue Aug 01, 2017 6:17 am    Post subject: 996 Carrera 2 Anti Roll bar and bushes upgrade Reply with quote

Hi guys,

Looking to upgrade my Anti roll bars and ARB bushes on my 2000 C2 3.4,

What are the best options?
Looking for Powerflex bushes to match also.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Anybody?
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:42 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Keep the stock ARB's, they are very light hollow design. I think RPM Technik do a replacement set. In fact I've just checked see here
Powerflex bushes are a wise choice, due to the state the OEM rubber ones will be in after all this time.
Before ARB's though I'd upgrade the suspension and see if you still feel the need to swap the ARB's.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

M030 bars are a good OE upgrade. To get them, you can use a Boxster 3.2S front bar (same size) and then you only need to find the genuine M030 rear bar which is fairly pricey from Porsche - I paid over £100 just for the rear from an independent supplier (in Germany).

Flattens the car out nicely in the corners without adversely affecting it for the road (too much will actually reduce grip on the inside wheel(s) in corners)
 
  
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:12 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Good point thecarfixer. I have the M030 ARB's on mine so by stock I was referring to these above.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have my original C2 M030 bars sitting in the garage collecting dust.

If you'd like them and you're happy to collect then let me know, I've been too lazy to list them for sale on here.

I replaced my factory fitted M030 setup with genuine Porsche M030 replacements, fantastic road suspension in my humble opinion, certainly perfect for my type driving - a fast road car that routinely tours the length and breadth of this country.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Paz wrote:
I have my original C2 M030 bars sitting in the garage collecting dust.

If you'd like them and you're happy to collect then let me know, I've been too lazy to list them for sale on here.

I replaced my factory fitted M030 setup with genuine Porsche M030 replacements, fantastic road suspension in my humble opinion, certainly perfect for my type driving - a fast road car that routinely tours the length and breadth of this country.


If the OP isn't interested in them can you let me know. I'm only near Kettering so not a million miles away.
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sure thing trig, I'll keep you posted Thumb
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 12, 2017 7:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

You are welcome to the bars buddy.

The car already has DesignTek Coilovers, ARB's were next logical step for me.
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